Round Trip Premium Economy Flights To Asia From $748 (East & West Coast For Sub $1,000)

Written by Stephen Pepper @ Frequent Miler's Quick Deals

There are some decent deals on round trip flights in Premium Economy to Asia at the moment, many of which cost less than $1,000. These are available from cities on both the west and east coast, with some of the best deals being on flights to China. The Deal Fly round trip in Premium Economy to various cities in Asia for as low as $748. Key Terms Various cities on various dates available. Quick Thoughts…

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Delta mileage run deal alert: Fly premium economy to Asia starting at $838 R/T

Written by Victoria M. Walker @ The Points Guy

We’re seeing great Delta Premium Select deals — some nonstop — to Asia starting at $838 round-trip. The deals appear to be available from January through June 2020. The deals are available from major U.S. cities served by Delta to cities such as Shanghai (PVG), Mumbai (BOM) and Seoul (ICN). Sign up for the free …

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Virgin Atlantic delays A340 retirement yet again

Written by Emily McNutt @ The Points Guy

Virgin Atlantic‘s Airbus A340 aircraft won’t see the boneyard just yet. The carrier has detailed new plans to keep its fleet of A340 aircraft around until at least near the end of March. As reported by RoutesOnline, Virgin will operate the A340-600 aircraft on the following routes between 1 and 28 March 2020: London Heathrow …

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Virgin Atlantic announces more flights from Manchester for summer 2020

Written by Daniel Ross @ The Points Guy

As of summer 2020, Virgin Atlantic will be increasing its presence in Manchester. The carrier will be adding 43,000 extra seats on three routes departing from Manchester — an 11% capacity increase on services from the airport. The frequency of flights will increase to three major destinations: Barbados (BGI), Las Vegas (LAS) and Orlando (MCO). …

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Virgin Atlantic spreads holiday cheer by upgrading eldest passengers after viral post

Written by Victoria M. Walker @ The Points Guy

Virgin Atlantic is spreading the holiday cheer to its eldest passengers this holiday season, after a random act of kindness on one of its planes went viral earlier this month. The airline announced that it is upgrading the most senior customers on board all of its flights over the holiday season to the highest cabin …

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British Airways will begin service to Portland

Written by Zach Wichter @ The Points Guy

British Airways will begin nonstop service to Portland, Oregon (PDX) from London Heathrow (LHR) this spring. The flights will be operated by a Boeing 787 beginning on June 1, and will take place five times weekly. “Portland will be a fantastic addition to our route map,” Neil Chernoff, British Airways’ director of networks and alliances said …

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88-year-old has ‘dream’ VA Upper Class flight after passenger gives up seat

Written by Victoria M. Walker @ The Points Guy

A young man traveling in business class on a flight from New York with his family met an 88-year-old woman traveling in economy. Before the flight took off, however, the two had swapped seats. Jack and Violet became fast friends at the airport and Jack decided Violet would have a better time in business class, …

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Airline credit cards that earn 3 or more miles per dollar on airfare

Written by Eric Rosen @ The Points Guy

Airline credit cards offer a lot of time- and money-saving perks to entice cardholders both to sign up for and hang on to them year after year. While these may include benefits such as lounge access, free checked bags, priority boarding, companion tickets and more, one of the most significant perks they can offer is …

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Watch TPG U.K. fly 5 different airlines on day flights between New York and London

Written by Daniel Ross @ The Points Guy

The TPG teams (myself included) fly frequently across the Atlantic, and therefore often find ourselves feeling dazed and confused from the effects of jet lag. It affects us all in different ways, and many TPG frequent travelers have their own tips and tricks about how to best survive a time change. For many, flying a …

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Oh Look – Airbnb Messed Up Again, Best Travel Blogs of 2020, Air Canada’s Pouring Salt Into Its Own Wounds, & More!

Written by joeheg @ Your Mileage May Vary

Happy Sunday to all of our travel friends, both near and far! Here are some articles we’ve read from other bloggers (and other sources) that we think you may like, as well, so we’re passing them along. We’ve highlighted many of the reasons we ten…

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Richard Branson keeps control of Virgin Atlantic in new Air France-KLM pact

Written by Edward Russell @ The Points Guy

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson will keep control of his flagship airline Virgin Atlantic Airways under a revised deal with Air France-KLM. Virgin and Air France-KLM have agreed to drop plans for Virgin to sell a 31% stake in the London-based carrier for £220 million ($279 million), Branson said in a letter to employees posted …

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Airfare of the Day: Virgin Atlantic BUSINESS CLASS San Francisco (SFO), United States to London (LHR), United Kingdom from $2,352 round trip.

Written by Freddo Zabaleta @ LoyaltyLobby

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to Virgin Atlantic and their basic season midweek business class excursion non-refundable round trip fares between San Francisco and London. This fare earns 16,065 MQMs and 4,284 MQDs on Delta SkyMiles program. Remember you can always email us or send a message via Facebook or Twitter with your airfare-related findings or questions. Fare Details: […]

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It’s Back: American Express (U.S.) Membership Rewards 30% Transfer Bonus For Virgin Atlantic Flying Club Until December 28, 2019

Written by Sebastian Powell @ LoyaltyLobby

American Express Membership Rewards has brought back their campaign for their U.S. based members, offering a 30% bonus on Membership Rewards transfers to Virgin Atlantic Flying Club. Virgin Atlantic Flying Club has several sweet spots in terms of partner redemptions that members can take advantage of in conjunction with this Amex transfer promotion. You can […]

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Amex Membership Rewards: Get 30% Bonus When Transferring To Virgin Atlantic

Written by Stephen Pepper @ Frequent Miler's Quick Deals

A few Membership Rewards transfer bonuses ended recently, but a couple of new ones showed up today. One of those is a 30% bonus when transferring your Amex points to Virgin Atlantic. The Deal Get a 30% bonus when transferring American Express Membership Rewards to your Virgin Atlantic Flying Club account. Key Terms Expires December 28, 2019. Quick Thoughts American Express offers transfer bonuses to Virgin Atlantic fairly frequently, but it’s always nice to see…

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Last chance: Fly to Europe from just 8,000 points with Amex transfer bonus

Written by Summer Hull @ The Points Guy

Two of the best ways to get more for your miles and points are to leverage partner airlines and to move points from a credit card to an airline or hotel loyalty program when there are solid transfer bonuses. For one more day, these two stars align for many with American Express Membership Rewards points …

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U.S. OKs expanded Delta, Air France, KLM, Virgin Atlantic pact

Written by Edward Russell @ The Points Guy

Air France, Delta Air Lines, KLM and Virgin Atlantic Airways have received a green light from U.S. authorities to expand their partnership. The Department of Transportation approved the tie-up Thursday, a move that allows the airlines to operate as essentially one under a “joint venture” between Europe and the U.S. The approval includes conditions proposed …

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Virgin Atlantic reveals fifth A350 destination, additional frequencies to U.S.

Written by Emily McNutt @ The Points Guy

Virgin Atlantic is continuing to expand its route network, adding frequencies and new aircraft. Since beginning to roll out its brand-new Airbus A350 aircraft on routes between London and New York, the airline has remained tight-lipped as to what other destinations — in addition to New York and Los Angeles — will get its newest …

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Can I book an open jaw or stopover on ANA with Virgin Atlantic miles?

Written by Ethan Steinberg @ The Points Guy

“Reader Questions” are answered twice a week by TPG Senior Points & Miles Contributor Ethan Steinberg. If you were to ask me to name my top airline award chart sweet spot, I would say “using Virgin Atlantic miles to book ANA premium-cabin awards” before you even finished the question. ANA award space isn’t the easiest …

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